Sunday 13 December 1914


It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic). The Bargain, directed by Reginald Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Bargain

The Bargain

Directed by: Reginald Barker

Starring: William S. Hart, J. Frank Burke, Clara Williams

Country: United States

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Tillie's Punctured Romance

Tillie's Punctured Romance

Directed by: Mack Sennett

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Marie Dressler, Mabel Normand

Country: United States

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L'ultima danza

L'ultima danza

Directed by: Umberto Paradisi

Starring: Grete Berger, Carl Clewing, Jean Ducret

Country: United States

The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England

The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England

Directed by: Maurice Tourneur

Starring: Vivian Martin, Alec B. Francis, Chester Barnett

Country: United States

Salomy Jane

Salomy Jane

Directed by: Lucius Henderson

Starring: Beatriz Michelena, House Peters, William Pike

Country: United States

TV Series

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 December 1914 ?

  • Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
  • R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
  • Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
  • In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Samuel "Larry" K Parks: Olathe, Kansas -- Actor (Jolson-Jolson Story).
  • Alan Bullock: British author of the first biography of Hitler written in any language.
  • Larry Noble: English comedian and actor (d. 1993).
  • Alan L: Bullock British historian.
  • Larry Parks: American actor who made a debut on Broadway in 1937 and in film in 1941 in "Mystery Ship.
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1914 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. Lullaby from Jocelyn (Angels Guard Thee) - John McCormack

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1914?

  • Science: Science vol. 40 issue 1041


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Eyes of the World by Harold Bell Wright

The Eyes of the World

By: Harold Bell Wright

A classic fiction novel by Harold Bell Wright, featuring a maiden in distress, an artist, a hero, and several secrets.

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Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter


By: Eleanor H. Porter

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (ISBN 9781439297513 ).

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The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill

The Inside of the Cup

By: Winston Churchill

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web.

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The Salamander by Owen Johnson

The Salamander

By: Owen Johnson

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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